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  • Last week, the government said the traditional Lunar New Year event would be cancelled, but changed plans on Monday
  • Florists say the decision came too late, and question the wisdom of holding such an event during the Covid-19 pandemic
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●The K-pop superstar invites Blinks into her life on a more personal level

●She shares a cover of a song from Disney movie ‘Tangled’

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  • Former One Direction star Malik celebrated his birthday just days before dropping his third album
  • The singer has described this as his most personal record so far
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  • Zoos around the world welcomed new additions to their families of endangered species
  • Many zoos breed at-risk animals as part of conservation programmes to ensure their survival
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  • The illusion has been perfected by stars like David Copperfield and Paul Daniels
  • Professional magic organisation The Magic Circle will mark the centenary on Facebook
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  • It’s all about exams this week as we answer questions about difficult subjects and bad marks
  • If you have difficult, embarrassing or awkward questions to ask about teen life, send them in anonymously, and ‘Friend of a Friend’ will do their best to help
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  • This thrilling novel set in post-Second World War Britain covers themes of kindness, understanding and grief
  • Your next read may fall short of the author’s high standards
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  • The 21-year-old is the youngest person to win the 'Favourite Male Singer' and 'Favourite Song' awards at the Ultimate Song Chart Awards Presentation
  • His single 'Saying I Love You With My Mouth Covered' talks about the difficulties we face staying connected during the Covid-19 pandemic
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  • The Pakistan-born star of ‘The Big Sick’ decided to get serious about his fitness after being cast in Marvel’s ‘Eternals’ alongside Angelina Jolie and Richard Madden
  • Trolls have cast doubt on his efforts, while assuming actors like the ‘Hollywood Chrises’ could easily achieve such physiques
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  • Many underprivileged students lack computer access and reliable Wi-Fi, making e-learning during coronavirus a challenge
  • A donated laptop to use in their rooftop home made all the difference for the Lams, who have been waiting seven years for public housing
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  • The debut from Holly Jackson is an addictive crime novel with plenty of red herrings and an exciting ending
  • The structure gives readers access to the main character’s thoughts and adds a sense of urgency to the story
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  • EA has remastered this popular driving game for Nintendo Switch, and PlayStation and XBox consoles
  • Visual upgrades make this classic even more enjoyable than the original
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  • Phoebe Bridgers, Lianne La Havas, and Haim gave us some of the albums we loved most this year
  • Hong Kong's Four Quarters gave us one of the best local releases of 2020
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  • From Hogwarts Legacy to Monster Hunter Rise, these are the games we're most excited about
  • Everwild, Riders Republic, and a new Lord of the Rings game starring Gollum all make our list
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